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Quartz crystal computer rocks

"Irrational Computing" has interlinked a series of untreated crystals and minerals to create a primitive signal processor.

By May 19, 2014

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Swiss watches are getting smart without sacrificing style

New devices from high-end watchmakers Frederique Constant, Mondaine and Alpina look like traditional timepieces but have motion and sleep tracking.

By February 26, 2015

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Nike eyes holographic technology for sneaker design

The company has been awarded a patent in which a sneaker can be drawn on with a digital pen to create a virtual, printable design.

By February 17, 2015

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Google sniffs after smart device that blasts your body odor

The search giant is granted a patent for a "fragrance emission device" that would sense when you have B.O. and steer you away from any friends who might be nearby at the time.

By February 11, 2015

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Darth Vader looms large in 'Star Wars' snow sculpture in Japan

Japanese soldiers have built a giant sculpture of Vader and his Stormtroopers for the Sapporo Snow Festival. Who knew the Dark Lord of the Sith looked so good in white?

By February 6, 2015

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The Force is with this 'Star Wars'-themed light show

Music teacher and director Tom BetGeorge has put together a light show set to "Star Wars" tracks. It even includes a little lightsaber action.

By December 17, 2014

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Omega Skywalker: A watch for astronauts

Omega has announced a new version of its historic space watch, incorporating elements designed by astronaut Jean-François Clervoy.

By December 15, 2014

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​Paris Motor Show 2014: Top 5 concept cars

At every international auto show it's the concept cars that add spice to the practical, economical and otherwise dull machines that fill the show floor. Join us for a look at our favorites.

By October 3, 2014

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CEDIA Expo home theater roundup: OLED, Lasers, Atmos, and more

The yearly Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association Expo took place in Denver last week, and we got to see demos of new OLED TVs, laser projectors, Dolby Atmos, and more. Here are some highlights.

By September 15, 2014

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Hands on with Epson's laser projectors

The Epson LS10000 and LS9600e use two blue lasers and reflective LCD tech to create a massive image. Plus one 4K (sort of).

By September 11, 2014